Careers in Paso Robles, CA

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Location: Paso Robles, CA 
Title: Shop Foreman & Lead Technician

Shift’N Gears is built on the basic principle that honesty and integrity should be the driving force behind the business. We are family owned and operated with an established reputation. We embrace a team dynamic and maintain a small and dedicated staff.   


What you can expect:

  • Hourly pay plus individual and shop productivity bonuses as the Shop Foreman
  • An honest, clean, fast-paced environment
  • Technical support, access to an exclusive technical forum and continuous education
  • The latest in diagnostic equipment
  • EVERY WEEKEND off to spend with your friends and family
  • Training Reimbursement
  • Large variety of vehicles and years
  • Uniforms and laundry service provided

We are looking for a Shop Foreman who is energetic, upbeat, and has a positive attitude. Ideal technicians will have a strong passion for their work, and a focus on doing what’s right for our customers.

What we expect of the Shop Foreman:

  • Execute the highest level automotive diagnostics and repairs
  • Lead the shop under the values of Honesty and Integrity
  • Stay current on new vehicle technologies and diagnostic methods
  • Assist other technicians with difficult diagnostics and repairs
  • Develop the other technicians in diagnostic and repair skills
  • Maintain high quality control standards in personal workmanship as well as the shop
  • Passion for the auto industry
  • Qualifications
  • 6+ years automotive repair experience is required
  • 2+ years of managerial experience is required
  • Team oriented, positive attitude
  • Capable of diagnosing and repairing any/all types of vehicle systems
  • Flexible and focused on maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction
  • Excel at diagnostics, drive-ability and solving electrical problems
  • Have the drive and the ability to increase overall shop productivity
  • ASE L1 Master preferred; must be willing and able to attain if not already earned 

DOE $25-30 an hour starting